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The Kings Arms

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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“kings arms”(88 reviews)
“steak burger”(4 reviews)
“the pub”(21 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Family Rooms
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Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

Went there for Sunday lunch. The staff gave a warm welcome, the decor is very pleasant with animal pictures and bronzes dotted around the bar, a lovely atmosphere. The food was good BUT too rich. 3 of us had the roast beef which was too...More

1  Thank GeoffMcGeoffrey
Response from KingsArms_CH, Manager at The Kings ArmsResponded 1 February 2018

Dear GeoffMcGeoffrey Thank you for your recent review of your Sunday lunch at The Kings Arms. We are pleased that our staff gave you a warm welcome and that you enjoyed the decor, atmosphere and tasty beef, potatoes, and vegetables. Apologies that the beef was...More

Reviewed 27 January 2018

After paying an absolute fortune for our dinner to arrive ,we were amazed at the portion size considering the price ,went away feeling hungry so will certainly be not returning,value for money wise wouldn't give it 2 out of 10

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Reviewed 10 January 2018

It is always a delight to visit the King’s Arms. Not only do we find the food memorable but so is the artwork. Whilst you may find a large cow looking quizzically over you shoulder as you consider the Ribeye steak, there is always a...More

Thank CJeremyL
Reviewed 7 January 2018

I'll rate this gastro-pub at 2, simply because until tonight's visit I'd have given it a 4 based on restaurant service and cuisine we've enjoyed on previous visits. If you do visit you'll be taking your chances for enjoyment depending on how pickled your fellow...More

2  Thank Douglas B
Response from KingsArms_CH, Owner at The Kings ArmsResponded 12 January 2018

Dear Douglas B Thank you for your recent review of The Kings Arms. We are extremely sorry that your visit on this occasion did not meet the high score that you had experienced on previous occasions for restaurant service and cuisine. Having looked into the...More

Reviewed 5 January 2018

We stayed for a night and were very happy with our visit. We were at an event in nearby Sherborne - 10 mins away so an easy option if visiting there. the room had everyhting we needed in it although the mattress was a little...More

1  Thank Nicola M
Response from KingsArms_CH, Front Office Manager at The Kings ArmsResponded 12 January 2018

Dear Nicola M Thank you for your positive review of The kings Arms, we are delighted that you were happy with your visit. I am pleased that you found the room to have everything you needed, but sorry that the mattress was a little soft...More

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Restaurant
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$176 - US$206 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$176 - US$206 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
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Response from 529captain | Reviewed this property |
Sorry my friend I cannot help you. I visited evening time for a family reunion meal. Best wishes. Gerald
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Response from JoannaandMatthew | Reviewed this property |
Hi, On their website they say: Three of our rooms are accessible by lift, one of which is specifically designed for wheel chair access and mobility in both bedroom and bathroom. The room can be offered as a double or twin... More
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